Aboriginal Program

Kristi Trattle is the Aboriginal Support Worker for

Nicomekl Elementary and North Otter Elementary

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Kristi is Metis and Cree ancestry. She has worked as an Aboriginal Support Worker for for the Langley School District for ten years and provides support in a number of ways. She has helped to increase awareness and appreciation for aboriginal heritage.

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The Button Blanket

blanket-aboriginalThe Button Blanket was designed by the Aboriginal Program

Each student in the school had the opportunity to sew a button on the blanket.

The blanket was presented to the school in the millenium year of 2000.

Many thanks to Ms. Brenda Matthews (former Aboriginal Support Worker) and Mrs. Jean Hutchinson (retired T.A. Resource Room) for their many hours.

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National Aboriginal Day is held on the summer solstice and the longest day of the year.aboriginal day……………………………………………………………………

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Aboriginal people believe that each child has a gift to give the world and that we must nurture the gift to benefit all people.

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Nicomekl Elementary School

20050 - 53 Avenue, Langley
BC, V3A 3T9
Phone: 604-533-1468
Fax: 604-533-1469